Registered Nurse (RN) Position

Location: Cannington, Ajax, Oshawa, ON 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Establish a solid rapport with the client by satisfying their physical, psychological and social needs
  • Assess and interpret the client’s physical and psychological condition within the framework of Nursing practice (CNO) and established policies, along with other factors impacting their treatment outcomes
  • Ensure the early identification of health issues and complications associated with chronic or communicable diseases
  • Implement physicians’ orders; administer medications, start IVs, perform treatments, procedures and special tests and document treatment pursuant to company policies and respective legislation
  • Provide medical/nursing care to patients in accordance with the Legislated Standards of Nursing Practice
  • Collaborate with the medical team to develop and implement a customized personal care plan for each client
  • Document full cycle resident care in a timely manner and adhere to the patient confidentiality policy
  • Work in conjunction with the medical team to assess the clients in terms of their physical and psychological condition.
  • Monitor and anticipate medical supplies entailed, placing orders and restocking supplies dependent on inventory level
  • Ensure the proper operation and maintenance of medical equipment by complying with manufacturer’s instructions
  • Forster a positive, clean working environment that is conducive to team members, residents and family members
  • Perform additional duties as assigned

 

Job Qualifications:

Education

  • Bachelor of Science: Nursing (BScN), Bachelor of Nursing (BN)

 

Work Experience

  • 1+ year of relevant experience working as a Registered Nurse
  • Experience working in healthcare community centers, Public and regional health authorities, Clinics, Primary care settings, Nursing homes or Home care agencies

 

Certifications

  • Graduated from an accredited and recognized registered practical nursing program
  •  Current license as a Registered Nurse with CNO, in good standing.
  • CPI, Safe Management is a plus
  • First Aid CPR (Class C) certificate
  • Valid Criminal Background Check with Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Valid Pharmacology Training & Certificate is a plus

 

Language & Communication Skills

  • Ability to communicate in English, both oral and written
  • Ability to effectively explain and convey the client or family needs to the medical team
  • Ability to read medical prescriptions and complete Incident Report Form

 

Transferable Skills

  • Ability to accommodate and cover On-Call & weekend shifts as required*
  • Ability to comply with standard policies/ procedures and ensure safe work practices
  • Ability to understand multiculturalism and approach culturally diverse populations
  • Eligible Candidates must be flexible in terms of scheduling and have a can-do attitude

We appreciate the interest of all candidates. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

To apply, please send your resume to careers@neximcare.ca

Please be prepared to provide a cover letter, and three references.